A genetic quest to reduce breast cancer deaths

University of Washington geneticist, Doctor Mary-Claire King, talks about the genetic quest to reduce breast cancer deaths

SEATTLE, WA - Through the tireless research efforts to find a cure for cancer, UW Geneticist Dr. Mary-Claire King made a huge mark when she discovered the BRCA-1 gene that transformed the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. The Susan G. Komen Foundation recently announced a bold goal to reduce breast cancer deaths by 50% in the U.S. over the next decade. To read more about this announcement, click HERE.

Please visit Komen Puget Sound at www.komenpugetsound.org to support or learn more about ongoing research.

 

Copyright 2016 KING


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